Events at the Everywhere Pavilion

The Everywhere Pavilion at Black Rock City, 2014. (Photo by James Addison)

  • Date and Time: August 31 - September 03, 2015 @ 4pm - 6pm
  • Format: Other
  • Location:
    Everywhere Pavilion
    6.25 & Esplanade
    Black Rock City, Nevada
The Everywhere Pavilion at Black Rock City, 2014. (Photo by James Addison)
The Everywhere Pavilion at Black Rock City, 2014. (Photo by James Addison)

Burning Man Worldwide and Year-Round: The Everywhere Pavilion

You are invited to visit the Everywhere Pavilion and to take a moment to learn about Burning Man’s many, many off-playa, year-round, global projects. Stop by anytime to read about Burning Man Arts’ many public art projects, the Regional Network’s many Regional events, Black Rock Solar’s impressive initiatives, and Burners Without Borders’ admirable and innovative social and relief initiatives. These groups are finding creative, collaborative ways to recreate the experiential art, civic engagement, and community we have here in Black Rock City in the rest of the world!

Read on for a complete list of the Everywhere Pavilion’s events and celebrations. These exciting global initiatives are cause for celebration!


Everywhere Opening Party
Monday, August 31st, 2015
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Everywhere Pavilion, 6.25 & Esplanade

Come one, come all to a celebration of year-round Burning Man civic engagement around the world! Burning Man along with the Regional Network, Burning Man Arts, Burners Without Borders and Black Rock Solar invite you to their annual celebration at Everywhere Pavilion, as we kick off what promises to be an amazing week. Why? Because we are everywhere!


Midway Grand Opening Procession and Extravaganza
Monday, August 31st, 2015
Meet at 5:45 p.m. at Everywhere Pavilion, 6.25 & Esplanade. Group will process to the Man.
Opening Party 6:15 – 9 p.m. at the Man

Come one! Come all! Step right up! All are invited to the Grand Opening of the Midway! Engage with our global community and discover the exotic delights of our carnival sideshow around the Man. The festivities will kick off with a grand parade procession starting at 5:45pm at the Everywhere Pavilion and leading into the Midway at the Man Base, where our opening party will begin at 6:15 pm. Performers of all stripes invited! Performances and shenanigans await!


Playa Del Fuego Pony Potluck
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Ponies and Prosecco and Potlucks, OH MY! Join your fellow East Coast Burners for the Playa del Fuego Pony Potluck for the PDF Pony Potluck. Don your favorite pony, pony rider, or pony wrangler costume, bring a snack to share, and mingle with your favorite muddy friends! Share your adventures, plan Playa dates for the rest of the week, and discuss how we can bring more of BRC back to PDF!

Though this is advertised as a PDF meet-up, we welcome EVERYONE, especially our fellow East Coaster – PortalBurner, FireFliers, Mysterians – come one! Come all! BYOE (as in EVERYTHING)! LNT in full effect! Stick around for a procession to the midway for some fun and games!!!

Contact Upstate NY RC Dove ( with questions.

Visit their Facebook event for more info, or to RSVP.


Black Rock Solar’s Solar Playa International
Tuesday, September 1st, 2015
5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Everywhere Pavilion, 6:45 and Esplanade

Join Black Rock Solar at its annual event Solar Playa International. While sipping on a cool libation, you will get a chance to meet the staff and crew of Black Rock Solar as well as other Burners doing meaningful and innovative work around the country. The purpose of this event is to bring together all of the different groups and individuals on playa doing work in renewable energy, climate change, environmental outreach, and policy. Tell us about your projects and learn about ours. Since 2007 Black Rock Solar has been building solar arrays in Nevada and giving them away at little or no cost. To date, BRS has built over 5.5 megawatts of clean renewable energy. BRS prioritizes installations for schools, hospitals, rural communities, non-profit groups, and Native American tribes.

Latin American Meetup

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Everywhere Pavilion, 6.25 & Esplanade

Join us for a meet up of Burners from Latin America, hosted by our Regional Contacts from Argentina and Brazil and our Regional Network and Programming Teams from Burning Man! Join us at the Everywhere Pavilion (6:25 and Esplanade) on Wednesday, September 2 from 7:00pm-8:30pm for cocktails and conversation! We’d love to get to know our Latin American Burner community and see how we can support your ideas and projects! Please RSVP!

Junte-se a nós para o encontro dos Burners da America Latina, anfitriado pelos Contatos Regionais da Argentina e Brasil junto aos nossos times da Rede de Regionais e de Programa do Burning Man! Junte-se a nós no Everywhere Pavilio (6:25 and Esplanade) na Quarta, 2/9 das 7:00pm – 8:30pm para cocktails e conversas! Adorareamos conhecer a comunidade de Burners da America Latina e ver como podemos apoiar suas idéias e projetos! Confirmar presença.

Sumense para un encuentro de Burners de América Latina, tendremos como anfitriones los contactos regionales de Argentina y Brasil, el equipo de Red Regional y de Programación del Burning Man Project! Encuentrenos en Everywhere Pavilion (6:25 & Esplanade), el miércoles 2 de Septiembre desde las 7:00pm (19:00) hasta las 9:00pm (21:00) para unos cocktails y charla! Nos encantaría conocer nuestras comunidades de América Latina y ver cómo podemos apoyar sus ideas y proyectos. Por favor confirmar su asistencia.


Global Art Grants Program Discussion and Q&A
Thursday, September 3rd, 2015
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Everywhere Pavilion, 6.25 & Esplanade

Come learn how to apply for a grant for an off-playa art project from Burning Man Arts. We’ll go over the basic criteria and give you a few tips on how to write a great proposal. A panel of past Global Art grantees and selection committee members will field your questions about applying for funding.

Burning Man Arts Cocktail Hour & Panel Discussion

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Everywhere Pavilion, 6.25 & Esplanade

Join us for another panel discussion about possibilities for the “afterlife” of playa art, followed by a cocktail reception for artists and supporters. Hear artists who are successfully making art for both the playa and for public settings talk about their experiences. Stick around, and mix and mingle with other arts enthusiasts and supporters, more artists, and the Burning Man Arts staff. Join us!


Middle of the Map Meet-UP
Friday, September 4, 2015
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

A combined meet and greet from burners from Kansas, Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska who’ve made it out to the made this year. Whether you’re a veteran, first timer, know everyone or are completely new to everything, we invite you to meet your Black Rock City neighbors who are also your neighbors in default. We’ll have some info on out many Midwest regionals, and other projects and ideas we’ve been cooking up for the futures as well.

Organized by Iowa Regional Contact Jeffz with Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska Regional Contacts.

Read more about the event here, or RSVP to the Facebook event, here.